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Stop in the next time you're in the neighborhood and enjoy a favorite dish. Or, discover a new one.


Little Italy Hotel & Restaurant


Excellent place to stay
Being able to relax comfortably in a awesome environment. The staff were only a phone call away if we needed anything. Hearing piano tunes reminded us it was time to wake upπŸ˜‰ lol the bed is too comfortable. Having breakfast on the balcony always came with a fabolous view...and the meals were delicious, would recommend the restaurant for being one of best in Tonga.This place was a awesome place to stay it was enjoyable,safe and highly recommended,will definitely stay here again when visiting Tonga. I could continue to brag on about this but I'll need the day to do it😁..

                                                                                                                                         Put us to the test today!


Little Italy Restaurant first opened its doors to the community of Tonga in 1996, it's one of the oldest and best known restaurant in the Kingdom. It was started in a beautiful traditional Tongan Fale (House) and known locally as "Pizzeria" With the addition of our 22 rooms hotel, the restaurant has been relocated (2008) within walking distance from previous location.

In April 2014, Little Italy Restaurant has expanded outside of Tonga into Remuera, Auckland New Zealand offer the same menu. 

After nearly 2 decades in operation, Little Italy's is still among the best restaurants in town with authentic Italian food, pizzas, pastas, steak, lobster, fish and poultry. And of course, no Italian meal can be complete without our famous Italian selection of wines.

Along our routine dishes, we do our best to fulfill the personal dietary requests or restrictions of our guests. The restaurant is open 6 days a week for breakfast and dinner. Sunday closed to the public, but open for dinner to all of our house guests exclusively.

Following the June 2015 renovations, it now features a new fashionable and trendy interior design. No visit to Tonga can be complete without visiting the Little Italy restaurant! Whether to celebrate a special event, enjoy a Birthday Party, or raise a toast for an anniversary or graduation. No other restaurant on the island combines such delicious tastes, superb wines and warm atmosphere with a great Pacific Ocean view! 

Call us now to make a reservation! We look forward to serving you soon. 


The property features are reminiscent of Italian-style, was opened in July 2008 evoking all the quaint charm of Tonga to offer guests an upscale and memorable vacation experience.  

10 Ocean View Rooms has private balconies overlooking the South Pacific Ocean. 12 good sized and fully-equipped Standard rooms.

Why should You Choose Little Italy Hotel?  

  • The hotel attracts different type of travelers, and we knows exactly just what they need. Special care and attention is paid to our guests.
  • Located in a quiet suburban but we're within easy walking distance to the Banks, Fa'onelua Convention Centre, High Commissions, Immigrations, Royal Palace, Talamahu Market, Langafonua Gallery & Handicrafts Centre, Cafe, Nuku'alofa central and the business centre.
  • Magnificent ocean view from our hotel rooms balconies and restaurant.
  • There are no charges for late check out between 2:00pm to 4:00pm but must request in time of booking.
  • We are a Family-Friendly hotel.
  • Full Buffet Breakfast Included
  • We provide Complimentary unlimited wireless internet usage in all our rooms.
  • Best Italian Restaurant on site, just pick up the phone from your room and order your meal, we do the rest and  serve it to you with no extra charge.
  • Last of all, but certainly not least, we offer our personal service to all of our guests! We like to treat every single one of our guests as we would like to be treated ourselves.

Benvenuti and Malo e lelei, Welcome and thank you for taking the time to visit our website. We trust that you will find it both helpful and informative.  

Little Italy Hotel is a cosy boutique hotel with 22 ensuites bedrooms, offering a magnificent ocean view, nestled in a suburban area, away from the bustling crowds but within easy access of the city centre and business areas. It was our dream when we built the Hotel in 2008 to satisfy three essentials yet simple, expectations:

  • Provide friendly, attentive service.
  • Provide a great dining experience within a relaxed atmosphere.
  • Provide a clean and comfortable hotel room for guests to stay in.

Today, in harmony with our mission, the Hotel is reaffirming our commitment to ensure you receive the service, good food and accommodations you expect. 

We wish you a warm welcome at the Little Italy Hotel, and we invite you to experience hospitality at its finest. Thanks again for visiting our website and we appreciate the opportunity to serve your needs today and on future trips to the Kingdom of Tonga. 

We'd like to thank all of our customers for their loyalty and support - it doesn't go unnoticed. If we can do anything please feel free to contact us directly at littleitalytonga@gmail.com

At Your Service,
Meleseini & Angelo Crapanzano. (Owners)



Hotel & Restaurant in Nuku'alofa